Contents: A Note -- Jackie's funeral -- Invincible Babe -- Spring in Florida -- The Quest begins -- Atlanta heartbreak -- Cal's Roscoe -- The Rescue -- Bowie and Mrs. Babe -- Waiting for Roger -- The Other star -- Sweet Home Alabama -- A Hero returns -- Chicago revival -- Where evil lurks -- Aaron's drama -- Rainy nights in Georgia -- Atlanta's redemption -- King Henry -- The Hideaway -- Amid a storm --...
Publisher / Publication Date: Perennial Currents 2005
Copies Available at Interlochen1 available in Adult- Biography, Call number: 921 Aaron 2005
Summary: Chronicles the relationship between American baseball legends and archrivals Ty Cobb and Babe Ruth against the backdrop of a little-known series of charity golf matches called "The Has-Beens Golf Championship" in 1941.
Publisher / Publication Date: Thomas Dunne Books/St. Martin's Griffin 2008
Copies Available at Interlochen1 available in Adult, Call number: 796.35 Stanton 2007
Summary: Detroit 1936: In a city abuzz over its unrivaled sports success, baseball fan Dayton Dean is arrested for murder. Though said to have a childlike intelligence, Dean possesses a vivid memory and a hunger for attention. He gives police a story about a secret Klan-like organization called the Black Legion, responsible for countless murders, floggings, and fire bombings. The Legion has tens of...
Publisher / Publication Date: Lyons Press 2016
Copies Available at Woodmere2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 364 STA
Copies Available at East Bay1 available in Adult, Call number: 364 STA
Copies Available at Interlochen1 available in Adult, Call number: 364.15 Stanton 2016
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Summary: The story of the decades-long relationship between two legends of American baseball--arch-rivals Ty Cobb and Babe Ruth--is set against the backdrop of a little-known series of 1941 charity golf matches, known as the Has-Beens Golf Championship.
Publisher / Publication Date: Thomas Dunne Books/St. Martin's Press 2007
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 796.357 STA
Contents: Dear boy / W. H. Cobb -- Defeated, again / Detroit Free Press -- Life is short / Frank Navin -- A new home / E. A. Batchelor -- A day with Cobb / F. C. Lane -- A baseball romance / Baseball Magazine -- To war / Chicago Tribune -- Germany the jokester / Hugh Jennings -- Ownie Carroll / Babe Ruth -- Schoolboy / C. E. Parker -- Yearning for Detroit / Vera Brown -- Game four / Damon Runyon --...
Publisher / Publication Date: University of Michigan Press 2005